Poll Update

Joe Biden Favorable Rating - Favorable 44%, Unfavorable 41% (YouGov/Economist 8/14-8/18/15)

Population 2,000 Adults
Margin of Error ±2.8 percentage points
Polling Method Internet
Source YouGov/Economist [PDF]
This poll asked respondents 34 questions tracked by HuffPost Pollster. Read our FAQ.

Joe Biden Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 30%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Undecided 15%
Very Favorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 23%

Jeb Bush Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 9%
2 Somewhat Favorable 24%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 23%
4 Very Unfavorable 29%
5 Undecided 15%

Donald Trump Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 8%
Very Favorable 20%
Very Unfavorable 43%

Ben Carson Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 20%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 32%
Very Favorable 17%
Very Unfavorable 19%

Chris Christie Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 6%
2 Somewhat Favorable 23%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 20%

Ted Cruz Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 13%
Undecided 24%
Very favorable 12%
Very unfavorable 29%

Carly Fiorina Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 18%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 36%
Very Favorable 14%
Very Unfavorable 19%

Jim Gilmore Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 9%
Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
Undecided 62%
Very Favorable 2%
Very Unfavorable 15%

Lindsey Graham Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
Undecided 38%
Very Favorable 3%
Very Unfavorable 25%

Mike Huckabee Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 19%
Undecided 23%
Very Favorable 9%
Very Unfavorable 28%

Bobby Jindal Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 17%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 38%
Very Favorable 7%
Very Unfavorable 24%

John Kasich Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 19%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Undecided 44%
Very Favorable 7%
Very Unfavorable 15%

George Pataki Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
Undecided 46%
Very Favorable 3%
Very Unfavorable 18%

Rand Paul Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 20%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 21%
4 Very Unfavorable 27%
5 Undecided 24%

Rick Perry Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 27%
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 18%
Very favorable 5%
Very unfavorable 29%

Marco Rubio Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 26%
Somewhat favorable 21%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very favorable 14%
Very unfavorable 23%

Rick Santorum Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Favorable 25%
Undecided 28%
Unfavorable 47%

Scott Walker Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 34%
Somewhat favorable 18%
Somewhat unfavorable 12%
Very favorable 12%
Very unfavorable 25%

Lincoln Chafee Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 11%
Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
Undecided 61%
Very Favorable 2%
Very Unfavorable 12%

Hillary Clinton Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 22%
Somewhat Unfavorable 12%
Undecided 6%
Very Favorable 21%
Very Unfavorable 39%

Martin O'Malley Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Don't know 54%
Somewhat favorable 13%
Somewhat unfavorable 15%
Very favorable 3%
Very unfavorable 15%

Bernie Sanders Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 21%
Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
Undecided 30%
Very Favorable 18%
Very Unfavorable 19%

Webb, Jim - US - Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Favorable 14%
Somewhat Unfavorable 15%
Undecided 57%
Very Favorable 3%
Very Unfavorable 11%

John Boehner Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 15%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 20%
4 Very Unfavorable 32%
5 Undecided 29%

Barack Obama Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 27%
2 Somewhat Favorable 21%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 11%
4 Very Unfavorable 36%
5 Undecided 5%

Mitch McConnell Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 3%
2 Somewhat Favorable 13%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 18%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 36%

Nancy Pelosi Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 7%
2 Somewhat Favorable 19%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 14%
4 Very Unfavorable 37%
5 Undecided 23%

Harry Reid Favorable Rating

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Very Favorable 5%
2 Somewhat Favorable 17%
3 Somewhat Unfavorable 13%
4 Very Unfavorable 30%
5 Undecided 35%

Obama Job Approval - Economy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 18%
2 Somewhat Approve 24%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 15%
4 Strongly Disapprove 31%
5 Undecided 12%

Obama Job Approval - Foreign Policy

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Strongly Approve 14%
2 Somewhat Approve 23%
3 Somewhat Disapprove 14%
4 Strongly Disapprove 33%
5 Undecided 16%

Obama Job Approval - Health

Asked of 2000 Adults
Somewhat Approve 19%
Somewhat Disapprove 11%
Strongly Approve 24%
Strongly Disapprove 36%
Undecided 9%

Congress Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 13%
Disapprove 54%
Neither 19%
Undecided 14%

Obama Job Approval

Asked of 2000 Adults
Approve 44%
Disapprove 49%
Undecided 7%
Asked of 773 Adults - Democrat
Approve 82%
Disapprove 13%
Undecided 5%
Asked of 491 Adults - Republican
Approve 10%
Disapprove 89%
Undecided 1%
Asked of 736 Adults - independent
Approve 36%
Disapprove 52%
Undecided 12%

US Right Direction Wrong Track

Asked of 2000 Adults
1 Right Direction 30%
2 Wrong Track 56%
3 Undecided 14%